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This public profile only contains a small amount of the serial killer´s profile. The main database, which contains 3304 profiles, has over 180 variables for each subject (SPSS Coded).

Carson, Susan Thornell

3 victims in database

Subject Had Partner: TRUE
Carson, Susan Thornell

Basic Bio Information

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
2Name[Carson, Susan Thornell] Website: State of California. (1984). State of California Inmate Locator. Retrieved from inmatelocator.cdcr.ca.gov/search.aspx TEXT: CARSON, SUZAN THORNELL W20314 70 07/10/1984 Womens Facility
3Alias[Suzan] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
169Nickname[] 
4Prison Number[W20314] Website: State of California. (1984). State of California Inmate Locator. Retrieved from inmatelocator.cdcr.ca.gov/search.aspx
5State & Prison Name[CA - CCWF] Website: State of California. (1984). State of California Inmate Locator. Retrieved from inmatelocator.cdcr.ca.gov/search.aspx
7Sex [Male ] [Female X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
8Race [White X][Black ][Hispanic ][Asian ][Native American ][Other ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 DOB Year [1941]Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
18DOB[Month 9] [Day 14] [Year 1941] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
19Birth Place[] 
16US Citizen [Yes X] [No ] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
29Height (inches)[] 
78Sexual Preference Heterosexual (1)  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 White Male [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
 White Male in 20´s [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Basic Killing Career Information and Timeline

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
6Subject Type Serial  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
179Subject Sub-Type []  
27Aamodt Prime Motives 4.1 Hospital patients Aamodt Prime Motive Code
28Aamodt Motive Type (Aamodt Code) [Anger - Missionary] Aamodt Motive Type
11# Killed Victims[3] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
180# Attempted Victims[] 
148Suspected Victims[3] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
149Confessed Victims[3] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
150Convicted Victims[1] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
12Kill Country[USA-United States] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
13Kill State[CA] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
15Kill City[San Francisco] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
14Kill County[San Francisco, Napa, Humbolt] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Age at 1st Kill Approximate Age: 39 or 40 : 1st-1981 : dob-1941  
83Age of Series    Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Age at Last Kill Approximate Age: 41 or 42 : Last-1983 : dob-1941  
84Killed Prior [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
22Age Group at 1st Kill 30s  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Mid to Late 20´s[0] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
24First Kill Date[Month 3] [Day 7] [Year 1981] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
152Year First Series 1981 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
25Final Kill Date[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 1983] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
153Year Final Series 1983 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
151Years Between First-Last 2 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
154-165Decades Active [2020 ] [2010 ] [2000 ] [1990 ] [1980 X] [1970 ] [1960 ]
[1950 ] [1940 ] [1930 ] [1920 ] [1910 ] [1900 ]
 Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
166Century[1900]  Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Death Information

FieldField NameKiller DataSource Text
144Executed [Yes ] [No ] [Unknown X]  
145Date of Death[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 0000] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
146Suicide [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
147Method of Death []  

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